This GEC advert from
November 1951 shows the fairly pedestrian table TV. Nothing special
to look at, but it doesn't offend either.
12" Table Television
better than ever
Flat ended 12" Tube
Higher EHT Voltage
Aluminised CRT operating at 9kV giving an
exceptionally brilliant picture. High sensitivity and powerful high
fidelity sound output. Interchangeable plug-in RE chassis for
transmitter channel conversion.
BT5145 12" Table Television for AC or
DC mains 200/250 volts £75. 0. 0. tax paid.
The General Electric Co., Ltd. Magnet
House, Kingsway, London WC2